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Articles Tagged: I-485

What is the New I-485 Adjustment of Status Fee for a Child Under 14?


The new filing fees go into effect on November 23, 2010   AILA is aware that the USCIS Fact Sheet does not list the filing fee for a child under 14 years of age. However, the Federal Register notice announcing the new filing fees indicate that where the child under the age of 14 is applying […]

USCIS Texas Service Special Pilot Initiative for employment-based I-485


                                                                                            An email address EBUPDATE.Tsc@dhs.gov has been provided to notify TSC when an applicant is eligible for porting under AC21.  This pertains ONLY to applicants whose I-485’s have been 1)      pending for over 180 days 2)      eligible for AC21 porting Letters must include Alien number ( A#), old and new employer’s names, copy of new […]



A three judge panel of the Ninth Circuit court ruled, on August 20, 2010, that religious workers will not be allowed to apply at the same time for a special immigrant petition to stay in the United States and for their adjustment of status, as reported by the American Immigration Lawyers Association.    In so doing […]